Two relief workers with Ebola to be evacuated to United States

August 1, 2014 5:21 PM

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Two relief workers with Ebola to be evacuated to United States

ATLANTA (Reuters) - Two American aid workers, who were gravely ill after being infected with the deadly Ebola virus in Liberia, are expected to be flown to the United States for further treatment, relief groups said on Friday.

A plane equipped to transport Dr. Kent Brantly and missionary Nancy Writebol left Georgia on Thursday, according to Christian relief group Samaritan's Purse.

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